(21 miles N.N.E. of Cirencester)
(1) Roman Road, Ryknild Street (SP 139315-SP 132335),
is traceable on air photographs in a continuous straight
line for almost 1¼ miles in the W. of the parish; it
extends N.N.W. across Bourton Downs and continues
on the E. shoulder of Snowshill Hill (Snowshill (1)).
On the ground, faint traces of the road are visible along
most of its length, the agger being spread and very low,
but up to 1 ft. high on Bourton Downs (SP 13643218)
and under walls on the parish boundary (SP 13363301).
Suggestions of former side ditches are noted.
R.A.F., VAP F21 and F22, 543/RAF/1913: 0033–4.